JOB TITLE: Regional Operations Manager (ROM)
Regional Operations Manager (ROM)
GardaWorld International Protective Services is the international security division of GardaWorld Security Corporation, the world’s largest privately owned security company. Our services include static security, consulting, threat monitoring and reporting, crisis response, logistical support, mobile security, close protection, training and risk management.
Our corporate vision is to be the recognized global leader in providing comprehensive security, crisis response and risk management services in high-risk and complex environments delivered at a world-class level by the best quality personnel in the industry. Our mission is to protect and support our clients, securing their place in a complex world by consistently delivering quality services and value, while growing our business.
GARDAWORLD CONTRACTOR ROLE SPECIFICATION
Regional Operations Manager (ROM)
Contractor, GW Consulting Middle East Limited
Lagos, with travel throughout Nigeria
Est. Start Date
TBC(subject to further confirmation/successful induction/visa processing)
Duration of Task
GardaWorld offers a competitive daily rate (Contractor will only be paid whilst on-duty – no payment made for Off-duty)
subject to local tax (if applicable)
8 weeks on, 4 weeks off, subject to operational requirements
Contractors are not entitled to pay while travelling. The first day of pay is the day of arrival in the country of operations. The last day of pay is the day of departure from the country of operations.
The Company will assist with Letters of Invitation and may pay for the visa on the contractor’s behalf and deduct the costs from the contractor’s fee.
GardaWorld will provide the Independent Contractor with appropriate accommodation, insurance, flights and life support while on duty.
GardaWorld will provide an economy class return ticket per rotation to the project location from a hub airport as close as reasonably practicable to the Contractor’s declared home address.
The Contractor will be asked to declare their preferences for a primary, secondary and tertiary hub airport from the GardaWorld hub list at the commencement of their engagement.
Where possible and commercially acceptable, GardaWorld will look to book travel to and from one of the preferred hubs.
The Contractor will be responsible for any travel arrangements between the hub airport and their home address.
Further information can be found in the GardaWorld Contractor Travel SOI, copy will be provided upon acceptance.
5 years (min) Operational Security Management experience
Must have experience of writing, complex security plans; coupled with developing standard operating procedures for the project locations
Must have strong understanding of financial accounts for payroll, as well as operational expenses for the projects
Must have a good understanding of Health and Safety at work; making sure the HSE manager is informed of all issues in a timely manner
Must have experience of dealing with Government officials; understand the complexity of local stakeholders and their position within Nigeria.
Strong communications and IT skills, including use of all Microsoft programs; Excel, Word, Power Point, Visio and Outlook
Detailed knowledge and understanding of the operational and tactical requirements for mobile armed security operations and static guard operations including journey management in hostile environments
Duties of Role
Under the direction of the Regional Director Nigeria, build and maintain the operational platform to deliver GW’s security services to clients within Nigeria. The ROM Nigeria is responsible for the leadership, supervision and operational delivery of all staff and projects deployed across all states in Nigeria.
Manage all operational activities
Responsible for production and regular revision of all SOPs and SOIs specific to Nigeria
Ensure all operational activities adhere to SOPs
Responsible for implementation, maintenance and audit of ISO 18788 standards
Responsible for rotation management of all consultants including authority to authorize flight changes for operational reasons.
Responsible for producing the Nigeria Weekly Situation Report to the RD by close of play every Saturday
Develop and maintain relationships
Responsible for initiating project managers’ appraisals
Manage discipline across the projects and all staff
Advise on selection of consultants for project management teams and RMT positions
Advise on and define job descriptions for RMT positions and project management team positions
Execute issuing of job bulletins via the Consultant Recruitment Manager
Responsible for the correct contracting and implementation of T&Cs for all local staff
Responsible for coordination of resourcing with the Resource Manager Dubai
Supervision of and audit of projects and RMT resources
To write CONOP’s and PSP’s for all proposals submitted by GW for Nigeria
Continually advise RD on all costs incurred in country
Maintain close client relationships with existing and potential clients
Identify and develop new clients.
To check all payrolls on receipt from Project Managers prior to submission to RD
To verify monthly cash requests from Project Managers prior to submission to RD
Cover RD position during periods when out of country
Oversight of all expenditure throughout Nigeria
Signatory for all GardaWorld visas within Nigeria
For further information about GardaWorld please follow link: www.garda.com/gw
Please note: any Information provided shall be used by GardaWorld to evaluate your qualifications for engaging as a contractor.
Presentation of falsified credentials or false statements can lead to termination of any engagement (or future engagement) with the company.
Any deployment to any region in which GardaWorld operates carries a degree of risk, for more information please go to https://www.garda.com/crisis24/country-reports where you can obtain the latest analysis, information and threat assessment.